Park Closures September 7, 2014
Please note that on Sunday, September 7th, the parking lot, visitor center, Weir Studio, and Young Studio will close at 1 pm for the annual Jazz in the Garden event. The 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm tours of the Weir House will not be offered.
The landscape and skies around Weir Farm National Historic Site have inspired artists for more than 130 years. While their artwork is evidence of the park's visual appeal, these written stories manage to comprise an in-depth and perhaps more insightful look at what makes this place so inspiring. Read contemporary accounts by visitors, and historic letters by people that called Weir Farm National Historic Site home.
Did You Know?
The Land of Nod was the name given to his property, now preserved as Weir Farm National Historic Site, by Julian Alden Weir and his artist friends. Both Weir and Childe Hassam used the phrase to title works that were inspired by the local landscape.